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  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS085-707-11 Date: Aug. 1997
Geographic Region: USA-UTAH
Feature: SALT LAKE CITY

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  STS085-707-011 Salt Lake City, Utah August 1997
Located in the Salt Lake Valley, Salt Lake City, site of the 2002 Winter Olympics, stands out in this east-southeast-looking low-oblique view. The Salt Lake Valley extends 22 miles (35 km) east to west, 25 miles (20 km) north to south and is bordered on the east by the Wasatch ("Mountains of many waters") Range, on the west by the Oquirrh ("Shining Mount") Mountains, and on the northwest by Great Salt Lake. Salt Lake City is a major processing center for the products of an irrigated farm region that is also rich in minerals such as silver, lead, and copper. Tourism, with numerous ski resorts located within an hourís drive, is also a major industry. Salt Lake City was founded in the year 1847 by Brigham Young and is the world headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
 
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Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 365k
Mission: STS085  
Roll - Frame: 707 - 11
Geographical Name: USA-UTAH  
Features: SALT LAKE CITY  
Center Lat x Lon: 40.5N x 112W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 20
 
Camera: HB
 
Camera Tilt: 31   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 100  
 
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: E   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: Y   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 50  
 
Date: 19970810   YYYYMMDD
Time: 163826   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 40.1N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 113.5W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 109   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 157   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 44   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: MOUNTAIN, VALLEY  
Water Views: LAKE  
Atmosphere Views:  
Man Made Views: URBAN AREA  
City Views: SALT LAKE CITY  
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